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Brahman (bräˑ·mn),

n.pr according to Vedic tradition, the “soul of the Universe,” or the undivided pure consciousness.

Brahman

silver-gray, humped cattle created as a breed in the southern USA from cattle imported from India at the beginning of the 20th century. As a breed they may have had minor infusions of blood from the British breeds.
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They offer their Brahman and Simmentaler stud animals twice a year, at the Northern Select Winter Sale, which takes place in June and at the Northern Select Sale in Grootfontein, which will be on 7 November.
Both teams score but the Brahmans earn the winning edge with a conversion.
To answer that question, a scientific team led by animal scientist Chad Chase and animal geneticist David Riley at ARS's Subtropical Agricultural Research Station in Brooksville, Florida, developed a set of expected progeny differences, or EPDs, for the Brahman breed.
The `wizard lore' of the Brahmans (as opposed to Hindu law codified by the British) will be dispelled by the more potent Prospero-like imperial magic as symbolized by `the wand of (British) empire'.
On Internet chat groups, Brahmans working in the West debate their role in society.
It follows then that Dumont's values are those of the Brahmans and like the Brahmans he denies the existence of Sudra values not shared by Brahmans, ie of asymmetrical recognition.
The four last chapters describe the life of the Brahmans who live an ascetic life, not by choice (the implication is a contrast with the life of Christian monks) but by fate.
The Brahman bull fetching the highest price was bought by Michael Seefeldt for N$60,000, with a total of 8 Brahman bulls selling for an average N$35,125.
He resigned himself entirely to the guidance of the Brahmans, for
In which religion are Brahmans the highest social group?